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Jesse Williams Collection (MC 335)

Scope and Content

This collection consists of several CDs made by Jesse Williams of primary and secondary sources relating to the history of Columbus.  Digital items include maps, newspapers clippings, and documents and published materials collected by Jesse Williams.

Various dates                                                          1 box (.25 l.f.)

Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Jesse Williams Papers must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives at Columbus State University.  Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

Jesse Williams Papers (MC 335)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


This collection was donated to the CSU Archives in the fall of 2013 by the Columbus Public Library when they closed their archival collection.

Note to Researchers

See also: Sanborn Maps
Local History Collections
Columbus Public Library Pamphlet Collection (MC 302)

Box and Folder List

Box 1

Folder 1 – Books with Columbus History (2 CDs)
Folder 2 – Columbus History
Folder 3 – Columbus History v. 3
Folder 4 – Columbus History v. 5
Folder 5 – History books and data
Folder 6 – North Highlands Park Subdivision, 1908
Folder 7 – Scans of Sanborn Maps (CD), maps include:

    • February 1885
    • March 1889
    • September 1895
    • June 1900
    • 1907
    • 1929 vol. 1, vol. 2
    • 1929-1953 vol. 1, vol. 2
    • 1958 vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3